The Mendon Golf Club is a private golf club located 20 minutes outside of Rochester, NY. We are seeking a Head Golf Course Superintendent responsible for the maintenance of our top rated Private 18-hole golf course and associated property. We have a very nice maintenance facility with up-to-date equipment and computerized irrigation system. The office, shop and employee areas are spacious.
At Mendon you will have a great deal of independence to do your job. You should be a motivated and detail-oriented individual who takes pride in their work.
Responsible for all phases of Golf Maintenance and Agronomic operations, cost control, and staffing.
Regulate and adjust the GPS guidance system for the golf carts as needed.
Oversee the care and maintenance of the turf, ornamental plants, shrubs and trees.
Responsible for all aspects of maintenance to the property, including the golf course equipment, buildings, pro shop and clubhouse.
Develops and adheres to the annual operating budget.
Supervises and controls all maintenance expenses associated with Golf Course Operations, including payroll, supplies, chemicals, and fertilizers.
Manages water usage and irrigation systems and provides annual reporting on water source usage.
Supervises and participates in the application and recording of chemical applications on the Club's grounds in compliance with all local, state, and federal regulations.
Works closely with the Head Golf Professional and ownership on any issues related to golf course maintenance.
Hire, train, direct and supervise the maintenance staff so they perform their duties in an efficient, safe, and exemplary manner.
Provides technical, operational and safety training for employees to ensure that the staff is working within OSHA, club safety, state, and federal guidelines for safe working conditions.
Schedules maintenance practices around member play and outings to maximize efficiency and minimize disruption to members.
Coordinates snow removal and winter maintenance activities when necessary.
Mendon Golf Club is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such affirms the right of every person to participate in all aspects of employment without regard to gender, race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, disability, citizenship, military or veteran status, gender expression and/or identity, or any other status or characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.
3-5 year’s experience as a Golf Superintendent or 1st Assistant
2-year Degree or Certificate in Turf Management (or related field, like agronomy, horticulture, plant science, soil science).
Computer skills required for financial reporting and control of operations.
Valid Driver's License.
Valid New York State Pesticide Application License.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Knowledge of modern maintenance practices of greens, tees, fairways, roughs, and bunkers. Prefer working knowledge of the specific grasses at Mendon Golf Club.
Knowledge of use and operating standards of equipment and tools used in golf course construction and maintenance work.
Skilled in recruiting, hiring, supervising, training, monitoring, evaluating and motivating personnel.
Interpersonal skills to resolve challenges with employees and members.
Knowledge of the game of golf, golf rules and methods of play.
Ability to anticipate issues with labor, equipment, and material requirements related to golf course maintenance and repair schedules.
Ability and knowledge to lay out irrigation systems, drainage lines, construct tees and greens.
Additional Salary Information: Health care allowance, vehicle allowance, paid association dues, paid work-related travel expenses, paid licenses, and paid time off.
About Mendon Golf Club
The Mendon Golf Club is a private club located in the rolling hills of Western New York, just a few miles south of Rochester. The 6,645-yard, par 71 top rated Championship course has four sets of tees to accommodate players of all levels. We have a very nice maintenance facility with up-to-date equipment and computerized irrigation system. The grounds office, shop and employee areas are spacious.